BGIA Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees 2017

Fall 2017 Semester 
Tuition: $26,113.00
Housing (double room)*: $6,606.00
Optional Health Insurance**: $582.00 (approximate)
Refundable Facility Deposit***: $225.00
Student Activity Fee: $170.00
Optional Health Services Fee****: $235.00
Bard ID Card: $5.00
Communications Fee: $75.00
Total $34,011.00 (approximate)
Spring 2017 Semester 
Tuition: $25,352.00
Housing (double room)*: $6,300.00 
Optional Health Insurance**: $582.00 (approximate)
Refundable Facility Deposit***: $225.00
Student Activity Fee: $170.00
Optional Health Services Fee****: $235.00
Bard ID Card: $5.00
Communications Fee: $75.00
Total $32,944.00
Summer 2017 Program
Tuition: $9,507.00 (6 credits)
Housing (double room)*: $3,000.00 
Health Insurance (optional)**: $234.00
Student Activity Fee: $99.00
Security Deposit: $225.00 (refundable)
Bard ID Card: $5.00
Communications Fee: $75.00
Total $13,145.00

*Single rooms, which are limited, are available at an additional $900/semester, $450/summer.
**Bard College students are billed for a 12-month health insurance plan, which may be waived, as well as a mandatory Health Services Fee, $235 (school year 15-16). Non- Bard College students may waive the Health Insurance and Health Services fees. International students (F-1 and J-1) can not waive the health insurance. 
***Bard College students are not billed for the refundable facility deposit.
****This is not optional for Bard College students who are charged for a year-long health services fee, $470.